Lee Ranaldo and The Dust will be touring the US and Canada this fall and winter in support of a new album to be released in October, the followup to 2012′s Between The Times and The Tides. The album will technically be the debut release from Lee Ranaldo and The Dust [Alan Licht, Steve Shelley, Tim Luntzel], reflecting its more band-oriented approach and sound. The first round of dates is below, more dates coming soon, and full album details will be released in August.
UPCOMING DATES (all shows Lee Ranaldo and The Dust unless noted* – Lee with Steve Shelley, Alan Licht & Tim Luntzel)
DUST US TOUR/ WEST COAST:
Dec 6 Portland, OR — Doug Fir Lounge http://ticketf.ly/1bnV540 tickets on sale
Dec 7 Vancouver, BC — Biltmore Cabaret http://tktwb.tw/15OHRGR tickets on sale
Dec 8 Seattle, WA — Barboza http://bit.ly/14cm60A tickets on sale
Dec 10 San Jose, CA — The Blank Club, w Bill Orcutt/Jacob Felix Heule duo
Dec 11 San Francisco, CA — The Chapel, w Bill Orcutt/Jacob Felix Heule duo http://ticketf.ly/17H7UAQ tickets on sale
Dec 13 Los Angeles, CA — The Echo, w Bill Orcutt/Jacob Felix Heule duo http://ticketf.ly/146MxMk tickets on sale
Dec 14 San Diego, CA — The Casbah, w Bill Orcutt/Jacob Felix Heule duo
DUST US TOUR/ EAST COAST:
Jan 8 Philadelphia, PA – Boot and Saddle
Jan 9 Hamden, CT – Spaceland
Jan 10 Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall
Jan 11 Brooklyn, NY – The Bell House
Lee will be performing his piece “Hurricane Transcriptions” with Ensemble Offspring at the Sydney Festival, Sydney Australia:
Jan 16: City Recital Hall, Sydney. INFO.
Hammer Blows video here.
Albatross: Lee Ranaldo Band feat. J Mascis appear on ’Just Tell Me That You Want Me: A Tribute To Fleetwood Mac’ performing ‘Albatross’, originally a Peter Green led instrumental by Fleetwood Mac/1969 that inspired The Beatles’ Sun King. Hear the record at Soundcloud or via your favorite digital supplier or record store.
Lee Ranaldo Band plays 4 songs on RollingStone.com plus interview.
LEE’S WALKING MEN 99 TUMBLR BLOG–please send a pic
SOME ‘GRAMS FR THE ROAD-Instagram images from LRB touring this year…
NEW YORKER BLOG 4/25/12: TWO ACOUSTIC SONGS AND INTERVIEW.
Pitchfork’s +1: Lee discusses his new LP and performs songs from it at Glasslands
MATADOR STORE -Order ‘Between The Times & The Tides’
LIVE ACOUSTIC ‘BIG BAND’ INSTORE, Melbourne (October 22, 2012). Lee, Steve, Alan w Tim Luntzel on bass, plus Tim Barnes, perc and JP Shilo, violin:
Lee Ranaldo Band live at The HiFi, Melbourne (October 24, 2012):
OFF THE WALL https://vimeo.com/52093156
TOMORROW NEVER COMES https://vimeo.com/52093159
XTINA AS I KNEW HER https://vimeo.com/52093969
Lee will exhibit his “Lost Highway’ drawings – sketches done from the front seat of the tour van during last summer’s LRB tours in Europe and USA – at Galeria Pedro Oliveira in Porto, Portugal, 27 April-8 June, 2013, alongside the work of Sonic friend Joao Paulo Feliciano, who will be showing collages of amplifiers.
Limited Edition Records (1000 copies ea):
Between the Times and the Tides TOUR LP (demos) and SEVEN-INCH (ALTERNATE MIXES of album trax) are now for sale at shows–and available in the SY store. Info HERE.
July 2012: Glacial “On Jones Beach” Full length album of Lee’s trio with Tony Buck and David Watson. LP only, comes w d/l card w extra material. Three Lobed Records. INFO HERE.
Lee has a track on the Three Lobed Records all-guitarists recordstore day release “Eight Trails, One Path.”
Lee is also featured on a new Poetry CD by poet-musician David Amram.